Panto’s prince Darren Hart on theatre, community and starring in KMT’s Sleeping Beauty

Darren is a local artist who has been working in theatre for over ten years. He studied at St. Bonaventure’s School in Forest Gate and was a member of the Youth Theatre at Stratford East from age 14, landing his first professional role at age 18. He is very active in the local community, regularly working on bringing shows to community centres and local theatre.

Festive Fun this December

Jingle those bells, jump on your sleigh and make your way to Redbridge, because we’re inviting you to come and celebrate the magic of Christmas with us!Christmas Writers Competition, 7-10 yrsMonday 10 December- Saturday 5 JanuaryThink you’ve got what it takes to show off your writing skills? Get writing this December, and pick up a …

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Things to do in Redbridge this Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner and we’ve got lots going on in Redbridge! Why not take a break from all of that Christmas shopping and enjoy these fantastic events taking place in your own backyard. Here are our top picks for things to do in Redbridge this Christmas… 1. Watch Christmas tree lights turn …

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Seven Kings Welcomes The Festive Feeling With Their Fantastic Winter Fayre

Twinkling lights of all different colours lined the streets of Seven Kings on Friday evening for their Winter Fayre. Locals were treated to music, food and many other culture and leisure stalls throughout the event. Festive music was the Fayre's soundtrack for the evening, courtesy of Redbridge Music Lounge. From famous classics to the sounds …

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Festive Farmer’s Market

Homemade jams, sizzling sausages and a lovely view of Valentine's Mansion – it can only mean one thing – the farmer's market, with a christmassy touch, came to Valentine's Park this Sunday, and Raeesa Mukhtar went to check it all out! There's nothing quite like spending a glorious Sunday morning at a farmer's market, and …

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The Valentine Singers – a Family Carol Concert

The Valentine Singers – a Family Carol Concert  Barnardo’s Church, Barkingside 14th December 2013 I settled excitedly into my seat, ready for the concert to begin. Having seen the Valentine Singers perform before, my hopes were high. The format of the concert was diverse – mostly very well-known yuletide favourites from a bygone era plus …

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It’s beginning to look a lot like a Barkingside Christmas!

Donning a Santa hat and munching on Gingerbread men, Raeesa Mukhtar joins Barkingside residents as they welcome the festive season. It's officially Christmas in Barkingside! Okay so, it may not be snowing, the presents haven't all been wrapped and it's definitely not time to buy the turkey… Yet, when I went to Barkingside Christmas light …

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Make Your Own Clutch Bags – Perfect Christmas Treat!

Stuck on what to give people this Christmas? Here at Do More we are having a complete block on what to buy our friends and family! Everybody already seems to have everything! Plus we are doing our very best to avoid all the crazy Christmas shoppers, and they are crazy this year. In order to …

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